Samruthirakani, a name that might not ring a bell in Telugu states but in Tamil Nadu, it is an eminent household name, courtesy, his flawless and realistic acting and choice of scripts. He is one actor, who can play a comic role and a serious role with equal ease and elan.
He is going to be introduced in the Telugu way by none other than SS Rajamouli. An entry into a new industry with a movie like RRR, a multi-starrer with two prominent heroes certainly is a big deal for the method actor of Kollywood.
He is going to be playing Babai (paternal uncle) to Ram Charan Tej in the film. His shooting will commence in the second schedule of RRR, which will take place coming year.
In the meanwhile, there is going to be a five- day shooting schedule in Hyderabad from Jan 19. They are going to erect a forest set in Hyderabad for the same. The movie is set in pre-independence backdrop.
The budget of film is 300 crores and it is going to be released in Telugu, Tamil, Hindi and Malayalam.
The makers are leaving no stone unturned in churning the best for this film. They have rented 34 industrial cameras and 16 trucks for a year. DVV Danayya is bankrolling the project while Keeravani is composing the music for the film.